AGW - Structural Geology
Current projects
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2025

Dr. Katarzyna Dudzisz

2022

Dr. Amol Sawant

02/2023

Dr. Amol Sawant

10/2021

Dr. Dennis Quandt

2023

Bruno Daniel Leite Mendes

07/2023

Felix Allgaier

03/2023

Olajide Jonathan Adamolekun

12.2022

Katharina Steiger

09/2022

Prof. Dr. Jochen Kolb, Prof. Dr. Christoph Hilgers

12/2021

Nikola Vekic

12/2020

Rainer Babiel

09/2020

Alexander Monsees, Dr. Benjamin Busch

09/2020

Dr. Boris Reznik

08/2020

Christina Schmidt

2020

Christina Schmidt, Alexander Monsees

03/2021

Prof. Dr. Agnes Kontny

08/2020

Completed projects

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Theses

 

2021
  • Dold, Deborah 2021. Geomechanische Untersuchungen des Bebertalsandsteins und strukturgeologische Auswertung mit FraxPaQ. MSc AGW, with Dr. Benjamin Busch and KIT-IBF Dr. Jullia Leuthold
  • Chaojie Cheng 2021. Transient permeability in porous and fractured sandstones mediated by fluid-rock interactions. PhD GFZ, supervisor Michael Kuehn, co-supervisor Harald Milsch and Chris
  • Monsees, Alexander 2021. Diagenesis Buntsandstein. PhD KIT, supervisor Chris, co-supervisor Harald Stollhofen (Erlangen)
2020
  • Schmidt, Christina 2020. Buntsandstein diagenesis PhD KIT, KIT, supervisor Chris, co-supervisor Reinhard Gaupp (Jena)
  • Larmier Salomé 2020. Formation of beef veins in shale. PhD Le Mans University, France. Examination board Julia Gale (BEG), Christoph Hilgers (KIT), Jacques Pironon (Univ. Lorraine), Régis Mourgues (Le Mans), Alain Lejay (Total, Pau)
  • Allgaier, Felix 2020. Simulation of a deeply buried Rotliegend reservoir, Northern Germany. with Wintershall Dea
  • Jennett, Alexander 2020. Paleogeographic and stratigraphic reconstruction of the Springhill Formation in the M.-Basin (Argentina). MSc AGW, with Wintershall Dea und Prof. Peter Suess
  • Kritz, Florian 2020. Beurteilung des Exploratiospotentials und Lagerstättenmodellierung von Gips im Mittleren Muschelkalk Deutschlands mit Hilfe von ArcGIS und AutoPLAN. MSc AGW, with Knauf Gips and DHP GmbH
  • Martin, Simon 2020. Klutananalyse oder Oberkarbons und der Oberkreide im Ruhrgebiet. BSc AGW
  • Greve, Jonas 2020. Diagenesis of the basal Triassic clastic succession of the Alta ridge (PL609), with special emphasis on the formation of oversized porosity. MSc AGW, with Wintershall Dea
  • Präg, Melissa 2020. Geothermal reservoir characterization of faulted and folded turbidite sequences, Waiwera, New Zealand. MSc AGW, with GFZ Prof. Michael Kühn
  • Allgaier, Felix 2020. Integrating 3D reservoir analog geometries from UAV data in reservoir modeling. MSc project study
  • Becker, Ivy 2020. Fracture analysis and Reservoir qualities in tight formations. PostDoc AGW
2019
  • Schär, Samuel 2019. Structure and reservoir quality of a Rhine Graben field, MSc, with Wintershall
  • Spitzner, Alexander 2019. Diagenesis and reservoir quality of a Rhine Graben field, MSc AGW, with company, supervisors: Dr. Busch & Hilgers
  • Marquart, Franziska 2019. Fault and fracture detection in reservoir rocks.  MSc AGW, supervisors: Dr. Becker & Hilgers
  • Schorer, Tobias 2019. Lidar and photogrammetry: Automatic fracture identification in an Upper Muschelkalk reservoir analog. MSc AGW, supervisors: Dr. Becker & Hilgers/li>
  • Schenkert, Manuel 2019. Description and interpretation of Miocene sediments using drill cores, BSc with Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe, Dr. Gebhardt & Hilgers
  • Flaxmeier, Sarah 2019. Structure, AMS and gas exhalations of the Hegau volcanic field. MSc AGW, with local communities. Supervisors: Kontny & Ingrid Stober
  • Merz, Lena. MudRisk - influence of mud volcanoes on soil- and groundwater quality. with Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, AGW
  • Veresovich, Alena 2019. Seismic interpretation of subsurface reservoirs, Artic peninsula. PhD, Gubkin Universität, Moskau / Ufa State Oil Technical University.
2018
  • Streletskaya, Vlada 2018. Environmental aspects of injected water on offshore platforms PhD, Gubkin Universität, Moskau
  • Becker, Ivy 2018. Reservoir heterogeneities between Upper Carboniferous tight sandstones and Upper Carboniferous Ca2 carbonate. With Wintershall, external reviewers and examiners Reinhard Gaupp (Jena) and Stephen Laubach (BEG), PhD AGW External Link
  • Schär, Samuel 2018. Fractures reservoir quality analysis by aerial drone mapping, Buntsandstein, Upper Rhine Graben, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Dr. Ivy Becker
  • Spitzner, Alexander-David 2018. Petrographic and petrophysical characterization of a Buntsandstein reservoir analog, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Dr. Benjamin Busch
  • Schorer, Tobias 2018. Fracture pattern analysis based on UAV photogrammetry, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Lena Merz
2017
  • Wuestefeld, Patrick 2017. Structure and diagenesis in Upper Carboniferous tight gas reservoirs in NW Germany, with Wintershall, PhD KIT, supervisor Chris, external reviewer and examiner Janos Urai (RWTH) PhD AGW External Link
  • Behrendsen, Sophie 2017. Profilkartierung einer Anhydritdeckschicht (A1) südwestlich von Osterode in Deutschland - profile mapping of the anhydrite top seal (A1) southwest of Osterode in Germany. BSc AGW
  • Goedde, Lisa 2017. Untersuchung der im Klimaschutzplan verankerten Dekarbonisierungsstrategie am Beispiel eines Ausstiegs aus der Kohleverstromung vor 2050 - study of the decarbonization strategy in the 2050 climate act exemplified by an exit from coal power generation before 2050. with Trianel 
2016
  • Busch, Benjamin 2016. Impact of grain coats on quartz overgrowth and reservoir properties, with Wintershall, PhD KIT, supervisor Chris, external reviewer and examiner Helge Stanjek (RWTH) PhD AGW External Link
  • Schroer, Simon 2016. Analysis and modeling of reservoir quality in Rotliegend siliclastics, N-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Steffens, Bastian 2016. Impact of bounding surfaces on fluid flow in aeolian Rotliegend reservoirs - high-resolution simulation of the reservoir analogue Bebertal. MSc AGW, with DEA
  • Fuhrmann, Arne 2016. Reservoir quality of the Titan structure offshore Norway - sedimentology, petrography and diagenesis in a regional context. with DEA, MSc AGW
  • Spitzer, Jan-Alexander 2016. Thermomagentic studies on young pyroclastic deposits of the Popocatepetl, Mexico (in German). BSc AGW, with Agnes Kontny
  • Meixner, Joerg 2016. Geomechanical characterization of geothermal relevant fault patterns in southwest Germany. PhD, Co-supervisor, with Thomas Kohl
  • Hammann, Eide 2016. Economic feasibility of a Compressed Air Energy Storage system under uncertain future market conditions - a real options approach. with Prof Madlener EON ERC
  • Kley, Melissa 2016. Optimal Solution of Grid Connected Renewables and Energy Storage Systems for Germany. with EON ERC Prof. Madlener and Dr. Kumar
  • Freitag, Simon 2016. Influence of structure, lithology and diagenesis on reservoir heterogeneities in Zechstein fractured carbonates - analog study Nuexei and Tettenborn. with Wintershall, MSc AGW
  • Waldvogel, Marius 2016. Influence of structure, lithology and diagenesis on reservoir heterogeneities in Zechstein fractured carbonates - analog study Uehrde. with Wintershall, MSc AGW
2015
  • Ankit, Kumar 2015. Phase field modeling of microstructural pattern formation in alloys and geological veins. PhD, Co-supervisor, with Prof Nestler, KIT
  • Arndt, Max 2015. On microstructures, fluid pathways and sealing of fractures in exhumed carbonate reservoir outcrop analogues in the Oman mountains. PhD geology, co-supervisor, EMR-GED
  • Becker, Ivy 2015. Structural diagenesis and reservoir heterogeneity of Upper Carboniferous tight gas sandstones in the Lower Saxony Basin: Comparative study of outcrop analogs and subsurface data. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Boecker, Johannes 2015. Petroleum system and thermal historz of the Upper Rhine graben. PhD geology Littke, Vorsitz
  • Fuendgens, Steffen 2015. Geometric analysis of geological fracture surfaces from t-LIDAR datasets. BSc at IT-department
  • Füger, Anja (2015): Charakterisierung von Eisenphasen mit magnetischen und geochemischen Methoden und deren möglicher Zusammenhang mit der Arsenmobilität in zwei Bohrkernen aus dem Red River Delta, Vietnam. MSc
  • Gaus, Ksenia (2015): Gesteinsmagnetische und mikroskopische Untersuchungen an Suevit und kristallinem Grundgebirge der Nördlinger Ries Impaktstruktur. BSc
  • Grothaus, Lea (2015): Modification of titanomagnetites in volcanic rocks due to an impact event in the El’gygytgyn area, NE Russia. MSc
  • Halver, Robert 2015. Standortfaktoren für die geologische Zwischenspeicherung grüner Energie / Site-related factors for the geologival interim storage of green energy. BSc GRM
  • Häcker, Eric (2015): Geochemie und Petrologie der Oberkirch-Granite zwischen Oberkirch und Ottenhöfen. BSc
  • Holbeck, A. 2015. Methoden der Bildverarbeitung in der automatisierten quantiativen Mineralogie. BSc AGW, with PD Dr Sven Sindern
  • Kleinow, Rainer 2015. Die Genese von schwer gewinnbaren Tonen und Toneisensteinen im basalen Bereich der Inden-Schichten im Tagebau Hambach. PhD geology Stanjek, Vorsitz
  • Laurich, Ben 2015. Evolution of microstructure and porosity in faulted Opalinus Clay. PhD geology Urai, Vorsitz
  • Lied, Philipp (2015): Magnetomineralische und petrologische Untersuchungen an vulkanoklastischen Ablagerungen der quartären Maar-Struktur bei Mýtina (Tschechien). MSc
  • Manß, Yasar 2015. Reservoir quality variations of Upper Carboniferous tight-gas-sandstones in NW-Germany: Comparative and integrative core studies of two wells. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Meister, Christoph (2015): Magnetische Gefüge von Ilmenit-Magnetit-Erzen, NW-Namibia. BSc
  • Neumaier, M. 2015. Structural restoration and basin and petroleum systems modeling: Case studies from the Monagas fold and thrust belt, Venezuela and the Moroccan Atlantic margin. PhD geology, Vorsitz
  • Niemitz, Paula (2015): Lithium in Graniten des Schwarzwaldes. MSc
  • Noorsaleh-Garakani, Sohrab 2015. Fault gouge in sand-clay sequences - a first look in 3D. PhD geology Urai, Vorsitz
  • Schelleis, Sebastian (2015): Petrologische und strukturgeologische Untersuchungen von Gneisen im mittleren Schwarzwald bei Oberwolfach. BSc
  • Schmidt, Christina 2015. Implications of bounding surfaces for porous reservoirs. MSc AGW
  • Staehr, Fabian. Natural gas supply diversification in Eastern Eureop and long-term opportunities from domestic shale gas resrouces: A modelling approach using the global gas model. with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC and Dr . Franziska Holz, DIW Berlin MSc GRM
  • Steiger, Katharina Juia 2015. Does the U.S. shale gas boom have an influence on the European naphtha based olefin market? Will ethane from European shale gas resrouces play a role in the European olefin market, too? MSc GRM, with Jan Schwarzbauer
  • Sunjevaric, Marija 2015. Vergleich des Wirkungsgrades von Druckluft- und konventionellen WEAs mit assoziierten Energiezwischenspeichern / Comparison of the efficency of compressed air- and conventional wind energy plants with associated energy interim storage. BSc GRM
  • Werling, Nadja (2015): Bildungsmechanismen von Leopardengabbros, NW-Namibia. BSc
  • Wessel, Michael 2015. Tuning brown into green electricity - Economic feasability of pumped storage power plants in open pit mines. MSc GRM, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Wittmann, Nadine (2015): Metamorphoseentwicklung von Kyanit-Staurolith-Gneisen, Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Yström, Lars(2015): Petrogenese von Chromit-Rubin-Lagen des archaischen Sittampundi-Komplexes, Südindien. BSc
  • Zingsheim, Jan Moritz 2015 Inertiale Navigation für die Rohstoffindustrie / inertial naviagation for the mining industry. PhD mining, Vorsitz
2014
  • Bamberg, Bob 2014. Aufschlusskartierung entlang eines N-S Profils durch ein permisches Reservoir-Analg, Vale of Eden, N-England (Geological mapping of red bed sediments, England), BSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Flock, Philipp. 2014. Petrophysical and petrographical characterisation of naturally CO2- altered reservoir and caprock from Green River, Utah (USA). MSc AGW, main supervisor Prof. Stanjek
  • Gaus, Garri 2014. Geological mapping of Upper Carboniferous silicilastics around the Ross Slides, County Clare, Ireland, (in German) BSc AGW
  • Hallenberger, Maximilian, 2014. Geological mapping of the transition of delta to slope siliciclastics, Namurian, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Kaiser, Leonard 2014. Aufschlusskartierung entlang eines W-E Profils durch ein permisches Reservoir-Analg, Vale of Eden, N-England (Geological mapping of red bed sediments, England), BSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Koenig, Markus 2014. Reservoir heterogenity of a fluvial system along a SW-NE profil in a tight-gas-reservoir analog from the Upper Carboniferous, Piesberg, NW-Germany, BSc AGW (in German)
  • Krott, Dieter 2014. Facies delineation by using a statistical model with downhole and core data from offshore wells in the Nile delta. MSc AGW, with RWE-DEA
  • Kummert, Daniel 2014. MEOR - a laboratory study of microbial stimulation of oil reservoirs. MSc GRM, with TU Freiberg and industry
  • Lehman, Ariane 2014. Restructuring the German electricity market with new energy and environmental policies: a Co-benefit analysis, MSc Eng'g, main supervisor Prof. Madlener
  • Melchert, Jan 2014. Reservoir heterogenity of a fluvial system along a NE-SW section in a tight gas reservoir analogue, Upper Carboniferous, quarry Kuelpmann, W-Germany. (in German) BSc AGW, with Geological Survey NRW
  • Mueller, Markus 2014. Experimental study of CO2-water-rock-interactions in the Werkendam natural analogue (Roet fringe sandstone, West Netherlands basin, NL) MSc GRM, co-reviewer
  • Nowak, Nadja 2014. Risk analysis to support the introdcution of state-of-the-art longwall equipment in India. MSc GRM, with DMT/IMC GmbH
  • Rehm, Samantha Meike (2014): AMS und Mikrogefüge einer Scherzone innerhalb der Seve-Decke (Umnässjön, schwedische Kaledoniden). BSc
  • Riehm, Albert (2014): Eklogitogene Amphibolite des ZSGK im Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Ruppert, Yannick (2014): Metamorphoseentwicklung eklogitogener Amphibolitlinsen von Bad Peterstal, Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Scheele, Tillman, 2014. Geological mapping around Upper Carboniferous mud diapirs, County Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Schmaeck, J. 2014. Detailliere Kartierung von Kornueberzuegen in einem Duennschliff einer Rotliegend-Reservoirsandstein-Probe. BSc AGW
  • Schroer, Simon 2014. Reservoir heterogeneity of a fluvial system along a NW-SE section in a tight gas reservoir analogue, Upper Carboniferous, Piesberg, NW-Germany. (in German) BSc AGW
  • Steiger, Alexandra (2014): P-T-Entwicklung von Peridotiten des Schwarzwaldes. MSc
  • Voss, Marie-Anne 2014. Determination of indicators to evaluate the use of dry and wet salts for road safety in terms of sustainability. (in German) BSc GRM, with Prof. Martens BBK I
  • Zundel, Maximilian (2014): Strukturgeologie und Petrologie migmatitischer Gneise (Bad Peterstal, Schwarzwald). MSc
2013
  • Becker, Ivy, 2013. Geological mapping of an Upper Carboniferous delta area, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Budny, Christoph 2013. Economic feasibility of pipeline and underground reservoir storage options for Power-to-Gas load balancing. MSc GRM, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Busch, Benjamin 2013. Structural diagenesis of unconventional shales and a Rotliegend reservoir in central and northern Germany. MSc AGW, with RWE
  • Delmers, Anne 2013. Geologische Naturdenkmale - Analyse des Status Quo und der touristischen Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten mit GIS am Beispiel der Stadt Aachen. GRM, with local municipality
  • Fuhrmann, Arne 2013. Detailed geological mapping of gypsum-anhydrite precipitates in Eocene marls, Muscat, Oman. BSc AGW
  • Hanstein, Lars 2013. Detailed geologic mapping of Mesozoic source- and reservoir rocks at Lulworth Cove and Kimmeridge Bay, SW England. BSc AGW
  • Hoehne, Mareen, 2013. Diagenesis and structural development of an unconventional Upper Carboniferous tight gas reservoir analogue, Westphalian D, W-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Houben, M.E. 2013. In-situ characterization of the microstructure and porosity of Opalinus Clay, PhD, chair of examination board
  • Peifer, Heiko (2013): Strukturgeologisch-lithologische Kartierung der Peterstaler Antiklinale entlang des Renchtalprofiles zwischen Ramsbach und Bad Griesbach. PhD
  • Popov, Maxim, 2013. Backtesting and evaluation of different trading systems in portfolio managment for natural gas, MSc GRM, with Trianel and with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Schwartz, Florian 2013. Structural analysis and 3D-modelling of the Playa Shear Zone at St Ives, Western Australia. MSc AGW, with Stephen Cox and Australian company
  • Siebert, Matthias (2013): Magnetische Gefügeuntersuchung an Bohrkernen der KTB Hauptbohrung aus dem Teufenbereich 7000-7400 m. BSc
  • Stein, Leo 2013. Implementierungsanalyse für die Stoffdeklaration im industriellen Alltag am Beispiel von REACH bei Nutzung der Datenbank BOMcheck. MSc GRM, with Siemens AG
  • Steindorf, Philipp 2013. Variation of gamma-ray, porosity and fractures in an unconventional Upper Carboniferous reservoir analogue, Osnabrück area, NW-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Valdés Durán, Julio (2013): Auswertung magnetischer Gefügedaten von Gesteinen der Chesapeake Bay Impaktstruktur, USA. BSc
  • Winkler, Rebecca 2013. Structural diagenesis of a Rotliegend reservoir in N-Germany. MSc AGW, with RWE
  • Wuebberler, Franziska, 2013. Geological mapping of an Upper Carboniferous turbidite setting, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dipl.-Geol. Christoph Mang. Rock magnetic properties and their anisotropy from host rock and impact lithologies of drillings at the Chesapeake Bay impact structure, USA.
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dipl.-Geol. Frank Dietze. Rock magnetic properties and their anisotropy from the Outokumpu deep drilling, Finland.
2012
  • Dati, Francesco 2011-2012. Structural diagenesis of a fractured carbonate analogue, S-Italy. PhD Napoli University, with Shell
  • Gilsbach, Lucas 2012. Mapping of Tertiary sedimentary rocks with special focus on gypsum cementations, Darsayt, Muscat Greater Area, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Grothaus, Lea (2012): Magnetische Gefügeuntersuchungen an Druck-beanspruchtem Pyrrhotin-führendem Marmor und Sulfid-Magnetit-Erz. BSc
  • Hahn, Carolina 2012. Detailed geologic mapping of Mesozoic source- and reservoir rocks at Lulworth Cove and Kimmeridge Bay, SW England. BSc AGW
  • Hufe, A. 2012. Diffusion-controlled cementation experiments with potash alum and halite in porous rock analogues. (poster award GeoTag 2012), MSc GRM
  • Krawielicki, Julia 2012. Geological mapping of South-West Wadi Bani Khalid, A’Sharqiyah Region, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Laux, Dennis 2012. Joint patterns in Lower Carboniferous carbonate rocks (Aachen region). with Dr. Fernandez-Steeger, MSc AGW
  • Lied, Philipp (2012): Magnetomineralische Untersuchungen an Gesteinen der Lockne-Impaktstruktur und deren Umfeld. BSc
  • Mang, Christoph (2012): Impact-related modifications in magnetite and pyrrhotite and their consequences on the rock magnetic properties of rocks from the Chesapeake Bay impact structure, Virginia, USA. PhD
  • Niederau, Jan 2012. Crystallization in porous microreactors. with Prof. Stanjek, MSc AGW
  • Pietrella, Stefan 2012. Migration pathways in unconventional reservoirs in North Rhine Westphalia with special focus on coalbed methane and shale gas. with GD NRW, MSc GRM
  • Schmidt, Christina 2012. Geological mapping of North-East Wadi Bani Khalid, A’Sharqiyah Region, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Viße, Rabea 2012. Basic conditions for the development of a CO2 transport infrastructure in Germany. (poster award GeoTag 2012), MSc GRM, with EON
  • Vogel, Klaus 2012. Zahlungsbereitschaften und Energieeinsparpotentiale bei der Nutzung oberflächennaher Geothermie in Industriegebieten: Fallstudie Willich (NRW) /Willingness to pay and possible energy savings by using near-surface geothermal energy in business parks: case study Willich (NRW). MSc GRM, in German, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC and Stadt Willich
  • Waldvogel, Marius 2012. Mapping of Tertiary sedimentary rocks with special focus on gypsum cementations, Darsayt, Muscat Greater Area, Oman BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Prof. Dr. Reinhard O. Greiling, Dr. Jens Grimmer, Dr. Ralf Engelmann. Magnetofabric and textural analysis from highly anisotropic magnetite bearing shear zones in metamorphic nappes of the Scandinavian Caledonides.
2011
  • Antrett, Philipp 2011. Porosity Atlas of tight gas reservoir rocks - high-resolution diagenesis, pore distribution, -geometries, pore throat cements. PhD, with Winterhshall
  • Beckers, Markus 2011. Design and test of a transparent micro-seethrough vessel for reactive transport of matter through fractures (in German). MSc AGW
  • van Noten, Koen 2011. Stress-state evolution of the brittle upper crust during early Variscan tectonic inversion. PhD, co-reviewer
  • Laurich, Ben 2011. Multiscale analysis of the structural evolution of the southern flank of the Western Jabal Akhdar anticline, Oman (vein examination, structural mapping, and inverse remote sensing. main supervisor Prof. Urai, MSc GRM
2010
  • Botalova, Oxana 2010. Characterization of organic contaminants in industrial wastewaters from direct discharges and their behavior in fluvial systems of North Rhine-Westphalia. PhD, Co-Reviewer
  • Arndt, Max 2010. Evolution of crack-seal calcite vein network in limestone: a high resolution structural, microstructural and geochemical study from the Jebel Akdhar high pressure cell, Oman Mountains. Diplom, Co-Reviewer
  • Virgo, Simon, 2010. Evolution of crack-seal calcite vein network in limestone: a high resolution structural, microstructural and geochemical study from the Jebel Akdhar high pressure cell, Oman Mountains. Diplom, Co-Reviewer
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  • Maria Chatziliadou 2007. Fluid-Wegsamkeiten in einem aktiven Erdbebengebiet: die radiogene Isotopensystematik ausgewählter Mikrostrukturen und deren Implikation für die Entwicklung des Fluidfluss-Systems. Promotion, mit DFG Antrag mit Sven Sindern
  • Nile van Heiss 2005. Kartierung von Störungsversiegelung unterkarbonischer Kalksteine in aktiver Erdbebenzone. Diplom
  • Sofie Nollet, 2005. Fracture sealinprocesses in sedimentary basins - a multiscale approach. PhD, DFG
  • Manuel Blumenthal 2005. Kartierung von Naxos, Griechenland. Diplom
  • Ansgar Heimann 2005. 2005. Kartierung von Naxos, Griechenland. Diplom
  • Keyvan Osivandi 2005. 2005. Kartierung von Naxos, Griechenland. Diplom
  • Karin Dilg-Gruschinski 2000. Experimente zum Kristallwachstum in Klüften mit dem Analogmaterial KAl(SO4)2 x 12 H2O. Diplom
  • Karin Dilg-Gruschinski 1999. Geologische Kartierung des Frontalbereiches der Morcles-Decke und deren Übergang zur Diablerets-Decke um Anzeindaz, Westschweiz, im Maßstab 1:7.500. Diplom
  • Michael Weißleder 1999. Geologische Kartierung des Frontalbereiches der Morcles-Decke und deren Übergang zur Diablerets-Decke um Anzeindaz, Westschweiz, im Maßstab 1:7.500. Diplom
  • Ingo Kuhl 1999. Strukturgeologische Kartierung des Gebietes Rursee. Diplom
  • Ulrich Zier 1999. Strukturgeologische Kartierung des Gebietes Rursee. Diplom
  • Marcus Burkhardt 1998. Geologische Kartierung des NE-Kondelwaldes zwischen Bad Bertrich und Alf (Mosel). Diplom
Projects
  • Hydrocarbon-seepage and its socio-economic impact: proposed international research collaboration on Geological and geochemical aspects of natural hydrocarbon seepage and its socio-economic impact on anthropogenic spills with Azerbaijan and Kazachstan
  • Resources-oriented innovation: proposed research collaboration on RESources-oriented Innovation processes and STructural Change (RESIST) - future concepts for mining landscapes, with social-, engineering-, business- and natural sciences
  • Gas hydrates: proposed research collaboration on Gas hydrates with RWTH mechanical engineering and RWTH mining engineering
  • Grain coating: A 3-year industry funded research project will establish the effects impact of coats in siliciclastic reservoir rocks on reservoir quality
  • Structural diagenesis: A 3-year industry funded research project will quantifiy the relation of secondary porosity creation related to facies and faults
  • Tight Gas Initiative, until 2012: In a coorperation between six institutes within the School of Geosciences at RWTH Aachen University and industry, we estblished how pore space is cemented and how fluid may migrate through such rocks. We focus on the diagenesis and coatings of tight gas rocks using SEM-BIB, optical microscopy and cathodoluminescence, and on the distribution, geometry and evolution of pores and pore throats. RPR submitted the final report in 2012

Projects 2020

  • Greve, Jonas. Diagenesis of the basal Triassic clastic succession of the Alta ridge (PL609), with special emphasis on the formation of oversized porosity. MSc AGW, with Wintershall Dea
  • Präg, Melissa. Geothermal reservoir characterization of faulted and folded turbidite sequences, Waiwera, New Zealand. MSc AGW, with GFZ Prof. Michael Kühn
  • Allgaier, Felix. Integrating 3D reservoir analog geometries from UAV data in reservoir modeling. MSc project study
  • Becker, Ivy. Fracture analysis and Reservoir qualities in tight formations. PostDoc AGW

 

Projects 2019

  • Schär, Samuel, Structure and reservoir quality of a Rhine Graben field, MSc, with Wintershall
  • Spitzner, Alexander. Diagenesis and reservoir quality of a Rhine Graben field, MSc AGW, with company, supvisors: Dr. Busch & Hilgers
  • Marquart, Franziska 2019. Fault and fracture detection in reservoir rocks.  MSc AGW, supervisors: Dr. Becker & Hilgers
  • Schorer, Tobias 2019. Lidar and photogrammetry: Automatic fracture identification in an Upper Muschelkalk reservoir analog. MSc AGW, supervisors: Dr. Becker & Hilgers/li>
  • Schenkert, Manuel. Description and interpretation of Miocene sediments using drill cores, BSc with Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe, Dr. Gebhardt & Hilgers
  • Flaxmeier, Sarah. Structure, AMS and gas exhalations of the Hegau volcanic field. MSc AGW, with local communities. Supervisos: Kontny & Ingrid Stober
  • Merz, Lena. MudRisk - influence of mud volcanoes on soil- and groundwater quality. with Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, AGW
  • Veresovich, Alena 2019. Seismic interpretation of subsurface reservoirs, Artic peninsula. PhD, Gubkin Universität, Moskau / Ufa State Oil Technical University.

Projects 2018

  • Streletskaya, Vlada 2018. Environmental aspects of injected water on offshore platforms PhD, Gubkin Universität, Moskau
  • Becker, Ivy 2018. Reservoir heterogeneities between Upper Carboniferous tight sandstones and Upper Carboniferous Ca2 carbonate. With Wintershall, external reviewers and examiners Reinhard Gaupp and Stephen Laubach, PhD AGW External Link
  • Schär, Samuel 2018. Fractures reservoir quality analysis by aerial drone mapping, Buntsandstein, Upper Rhine Graben, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Dr. Ivy Becker
  • Spitzner, Alexander-David 2018. Petrographic and petrophysical characterization of a Buntsandstein reservoir analog, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Dr. Benjamin Busch
  • Schorer, Tobias 2018. Fracture pattern analysis based on UAV photogrammetry, MSc Projektstudie, supervisor Lena Merz

Projects 2017

  • Wuestefeld, Patrick 2017. Structure and diagenesis in Upper Carboniferous tight gas reservoirs in NW Germany, with Wintershall, external reviewer and examiner Janos Urai PhD AGW External Link
  • Behrendsen, Sophie 2017. Profilkartierung einer Anhydritdeckschicht (A1) südwestlich von Osterode in Deutschland - profile mapping of the anhydrite top seal (A1) southwest of Osterode in Germany. BSc AGW
  • Goedde, Lisa 2017. Untersuchung der im Klimaschutzplan verankerten Dekarbonisierungsstrategie am Beispiel eines Ausstiegs aus der Kohleverstromung vor 2050 - study of the decarbonization strategy in the 2050 climate act exemplified by an exit from coal power generation before 2050. with Trianel 

Projects 2016

  • Busch, Benjamin 2016. Impact of grain coats on quartz overgrowth and reservoir properties, with Wintershall, external reviewer and examiner Helge Stanjek PhD AGW External Link
  • Schroer, Simon 2016. Analysis and modeling of reservoir quality in Rotliegend siliclastics, N-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Steffens, Bastian 2016. Impact of bounding surfaces on fluid flow in aeolian Rotliegend reservoirs - high-resolution simulation of the reservoir analogue Bebertal. MSc AGW, with DEA
  • Fuhrmann, Arne 2016. Reservoir quality of the Titan structure offshore Norway - sedimentology, petrography and diagenesis in a regional context. with DEA, MSc AGW
  • Spitzer, Jan-Alexander 2016. Thermomagentic studies on young pyroclastic deposits of the Popocatepetl, Mexico (in German). BSc AGW, with Agnes Kontny
  • Meixner, Joerg 2016. Geomechanical characterization of geothermal relevant fault patterns in southwest Germany. PhD, Co-supervisor, with Thomas Kohl
  • Hammann, Eide 2016. Economic feasibility of a Compressed Air Energy Storage system under uncertain future market conditions - a real options approach. with Prof Madlener EON ERC
  • Kley, Melissa 2016. Optimal Solution of Grid Connected Renewables and Energy Storage Systems for Germany. with EON ERC Prof. Madlener and Dr. Kumar
  • Freitag, Simon 2016. Influence of structure, lithology and diagenesis on reservoir heterogeneities in Zechstein fractured carbonates - analog study Nuexei and Tettenborn. with Wintershall, MSc AGW
  • Waldvogel, Marius 2016. Influence of structure, lithology and diagenesis on reservoir heterogeneities in Zechstein fractured carbonates - analog study Uehrde. with Wintershall, MSc AGW

Projects 2015

  • Ankit, Kumar 2015. Phase field modeling of microstructural pattern formation in alloys and geological veins. PhD, Co-supervisor, with Prof Nestler, KIT
  • Arndt, Max 2015. On microstructures, fluid pathways and sealing of fractures in exhumed carbonate reservoir outcrop analogues in the Oman mountains. PhD geology, co-supervisor, EMR-GED
  • Becker, Ivy 2015. Structural diagenesis and reservoir heterogeneity of Upper Carboniferous tight gas sandstones in the Lower Saxony Basin: Comparative study of outcrop analogs and subsurface data. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Boecker, Johannes 2015. Petroleum system and thermal historz of the Upper Rhine graben. PhD geology Littke, Vorsitz
  • Fuendgens, Steffen 2015. Geometric analysis of geological fracture surfaces from t-LIDAR datasets. BSc at IT-department
  • Füger, Anja (2015): Charakterisierung von Eisenphasen mit magnetischen und geochemischen Methoden und deren möglicher Zusammenhang mit der Arsenmobilität in zwei Bohrkernen aus dem Red River Delta, Vietnam. MSc
  • Gaus, Ksenia (2015): Gesteinsmagnetische und mikroskopische Untersuchungen an Suevit und kristallinem Grundgebirge der Nördlinger Ries Impaktstruktur. BSc
  • Grothaus, Lea (2015): Modification of titanomagnetites in volcanic rocks due to an impact event in the El’gygytgyn area, NE Russia. MSc
  • Halver, Robert 2015. Standortfaktoren für die geologische Zwischenspeicherung grüner Energie / Site-related factors for the geologival interim storage of green energy. BSc GRM
  • Häcker, Eric (2015): Geochemie und Petrologie der Oberkirch-Granite zwischen Oberkirch und Ottenhöfen. BSc
  • Holbeck, A. 2015. Methoden der Bildverarbeitung in der automatisierten quantiativen Mineralogie. BSc AGW, with PD Dr Sven Sindern
  • Kleinow, Rainer 2015. Die Genese von schwer gewinnbaren Tonen und Toneisensteinen im basalen Bereich der Inden-Schichten im Tagebau Hambach. PhD geology Stanjek, Vorsitz
  • Laurich, Ben 2015. Evolution of microstructure and porosity in faulted Opalinus Clay. PhD geology Urai, Vorsitz
  • Lied, Philipp (2015): Magnetomineralische und petrologische Untersuchungen an vulkanoklastischen Ablagerungen der quartären Maar-Struktur bei Mýtina (Tschechien). MSc
  • Manß, Yasar 2015. Reservoir quality variations of Upper Carboniferous tight-gas-sandstones in NW-Germany: Comparative and integrative core studies of two wells. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Meister, Christoph (2015): Magnetische Gefüge von Ilmenit-Magnetit-Erzen, NW-Namibia. BSc
  • Neumaier, M. 2015. Structural restoration and basin and petroleum systems modeling: Case studies from the Monagas fold and thrust belt, Venezuela and the Moroccan Atlantic margin. PhD geology, Vorsitz
  • Niemitz, Paula (2015): Lithium in Graniten des Schwarzwaldes. MSc
  • Noorsaleh-Garakani, Sohrab 2015. Fault gouge in sand-clay sequences - a first look in 3D. PhD geology Urai, Vorsitz
  • Schelleis, Sebastian (2015): Petrologische und strukturgeologische Untersuchungen von Gneisen im mittleren Schwarzwald bei Oberwolfach. BSc
  • Schmidt, Christina 2015. Implications of bounding surfaces for porous reservoirs. MSc AGW
  • Staehr, Fabian. Natural gas supply diversification in Eastern Eureop and long-term opportunities from domestic shale gas resrouces: A modelling approach using the global gas model. with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC and Dr . Franziska Holz, DIW Berlin MSc GRM
  • Steiger, Katharina Juia 2015. Does the U.S. shale gas boom have an influence on the European naphtha based olefin market? Will ethane from European shale gas resrouces play a role in the European olefin market, too? MSc GRM, with Jan Schwarzbauer
  • Sunjevaric, Marija 2015. Vergleich des Wirkungsgrades von Druckluft- und konventionellen WEAs mit assoziierten Energiezwischenspeichern / Comparison of the efficency of compressed air- and conventional wind energy plants with associated energy interim storage. BSc GRM
  • Werling, Nadja (2015): Bildungsmechanismen von Leopardengabbros, NW-Namibia. BSc
  • Wessel, Michael 2015. Tuning brown into green electricity - Economic feasability of pumped storage power plants in open pit mines. MSc GRM, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Wittmann, Nadine (2015): Metamorphoseentwicklung von Kyanit-Staurolith-Gneisen, Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Yström, Lars(2015): Petrogenese von Chromit-Rubin-Lagen des archaischen Sittampundi-Komplexes, Südindien. BSc
  • Zingsheim, Jan Moritz 2015 Inertiale Navigation für die Rohstoffindustrie / inertial naviagation for the mining industry. PhD mining, Vorsitz

Projects 2014

  • Bamberg, Bob 2014. Aufschlusskartierung entlang eines N-S Profils durch ein permisches Reservoir-Analg, Vale of Eden, N-England (Geological mapping of red bed sediments, England), BSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Flock, Philipp. 2014. Petrophysical and petrographical characterisation of naturally CO2- altered reservoir and caprock from Green River, Utah (USA). MSc AGW, main supervisor Prof. Stanjek
  • Gaus, Garri 2014. Geological mapping of Upper Carboniferous silicilastics around the Ross Slides, County Clare, Ireland, (in German) BSc AGW
  • Hallenberger, Maximilian, 2014. Geological mapping of the transition of delta to slope siliciclastics, Namurian, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Kaiser, Leonard 2014. Aufschlusskartierung entlang eines W-E Profils durch ein permisches Reservoir-Analg, Vale of Eden, N-England (Geological mapping of red bed sediments, England), BSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Koenig, Markus 2014. Reservoir heterogenity of a fluvial system along a SW-NE profil in a tight-gas-reservoir analog from the Upper Carboniferous, Piesberg, NW-Germany, BSc AGW (in German)
  • Krott, Dieter 2014. Facies delineation by using a statistical model with downhole and core data from offshore wells in the Nile delta. MSc AGW, with RWE-DEA
  • Kummert, Daniel 2014. MEOR - a laboratory study of microbial stimulation of oil reservoirs. MSc GRM, with TU Freiberg and industry
  • Lehman, Ariane 2014. Restructuring the German electricity market with new energy and environmental policies: a Co-benefit analysis, MSc Eng'g, main supervisor Prof. Madlener
  • Melchert, Jan 2014. Reservoir heterogenity of a fluvial system along a NE-SW section in a tight gas reservoir analogue, Upper Carboniferous, quarry Kuelpmann, W-Germany. (in German) BSc AGW, with Geological Survey NRW
  • Mueller, Markus 2014. Experimental study of CO2-water-rock-interactions in the Werkendam natural analogue (Roet fringe sandstone, West Netherlands basin, NL) MSc GRM, co-reviewer
  • Nowak, Nadja 2014. Risk analysis to support the introdcution of state-of-the-art longwall equipment in India. MSc GRM, with DMT/IMC GmbH
  • Rehm, Samantha Meike (2014): AMS und Mikrogefüge einer Scherzone innerhalb der Seve-Decke (Umnässjön, schwedische Kaledoniden). BSc
  • Riehm ,Albert (2014): Eklogitogene Amphibolite des ZSGK im Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Ruppert, Yannick (2014): Metamorphoseentwicklung eklogitogener Amphibolitlinsen von Bad Peterstal, Schwarzwald. BSc
  • Scheele, Tillman, 2014. Geological mapping around Upper Carboniferous mud diapirs, County Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Schmaeck, J. 2014. Detailliere Kartierung von Kornueberzuegen in einem Duennschliff einer Rotliegend-Reservoirsandstein-Probe. BSc AGW
  • Schroer, Simon 2014. Reservoir heterogeneity of a fluvial system along a NW-SE section in a tight gas reservoir analogue, Upper Carboniferous, Piesberg, NW-Germany. (in German) BSc AGW
  • Steiger, Alexandra (2014): P-T-Entwicklung von Peridotiten des Schwarzwaldes. MSc
  • Voss, Marie-Anne 2014. Determination of indicators to evaluate the use of dry and wet salts for road safety in terms of sustainability. (in German) BSc GRM, with Prof. Martens BBK I
  • Zundel, Maximilian (2014): Strukturgeologie und Petrologie migmatitischer Gneise (Bad Peterstal, Schwarzwald). MSc

Projects 2013

  • Becker, Ivy, 2013. Geological mapping of an Upper Carboniferous delta area, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • Budny, Christoph 2013. Economic feasibility of pipeline and underground reservoir storage options for Power-to-Gas load balancing. MSc GRM, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Busch, Benjamin 2013. Structural diagenesis of unconventional shales and a Rotliegend reservoir in central and northern Germany. MSc AGW, with RWE
  • Delmers, Anne 2013. Geologische Naturdenkmale - Analyse des Status Quo und der touristischen Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten mit GIS am Beispiel der Stadt Aachen. GRM, with local municipality
  • Fuhrmann, Arne 2013. Detailed geological mapping of gypsum-anhydrite precipitates in Eocene marls, Muscat, Oman. BSc AGW
  • Hanstein, Lars 2013. Detailed geologic mapping of Mesozoic source- and reservoir rocks at Lulworth Cove and Kimmeridge Bay, SW England. BSc AGW
  • Hoehne, Mareen, 2013. Diagenesis and structural development of an unconventional Upper Carboniferous tight gas reservoir analogue, Westphalian D, W-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Houben, M.E. 2013. In-situ characterization of the microstructure and porosity of Opalinus Clay, PhD, chair of examination board
  • Peifer, Heiko (2013): Strukturgeologisch-lithologische Kartierung der Peterstaler Antiklinale entlang des Renchtalprofiles zwischen Ramsbach und Bad Griesbach. PhD
  • Popov, Maxim, 2013. Backtesting and evaluation of different trading systems in portfolio managment for natural gas, MSc GRM, with Trianel and with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC
  • Schwartz, Florian 2013. Structural analysis and 3D-modelling of the Playa Shear Zone at St Ives, Western Australia. MSc AGW, with Stephen Cox and Australian company
  • Siebert, Matthias (2013): Magnetische Gefügeuntersuchung an Bohrkernen der KTB Hauptbohrung aus dem Teufenbereich 7000-7400 m. BSc
  • Stein, Leo 2013. Implementierungsanalyse für die Stoffdeklaration im industriellen Alltag am Beispiel von REACH bei Nutzung der Datenbank BOMcheck. MSc GRM, with Siemens AG
  • Steindorf, Philipp 2013. Variation of gamma-ray, porosity and fractures in an unconventional Upper Carboniferous reservoir analogue, Osnabrück area, NW-Germany. MSc AGW, with Wintershall
  • Valdés Durán, Julio (2013): Auswertung magnetischer Gefügedaten von Gesteinen der Chesapeake Bay Impaktstruktur, USA. BSc
  • Winkler, Rebecca 2013. Structural diagenesis of a Rotliegend reservoir in N-Germany. MSc AGW, with RWE
  • Wuebberler, Franziska, 2013. Geological mapping of an Upper Carboniferous turbidite setting, Co. Clare, Ireland. BSc AGW
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dipl.-Geol. Christoph Mang. Rock magnetic properties and their anisotropy from host rock and impact lithologies of drillings at the Chesapeake Bay impact structure, USA.
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dipl.-Geol. Frank Dietze. Rock magnetic properties and their anisotropy from the Outokumpu deep drilling, Finland.

Projects 2012

  • Dati, Francesco 2011-2012. Structural diagenesis of a fractured carbonate analogue, S-Italy. PhD Napoli University, with Shell
  • Gilsbach, Lucas 2012. Mapping of Tertiary sedimentary rocks with special focus on gypsum cementations, Darsayt, Muscat Greater Area, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Grothaus, Lea (2012): Magnetische Gefügeuntersuchungen an Druck-beanspruchtem Pyrrhotin-führendem Marmor und Sulfid-Magnetit-Erz. BSc
  • Hahn, Carolina 2012. Detailed geologic mapping of Mesozoic source- and reservoir rocks at Lulworth Cove and Kimmeridge Bay, SW England. BSc AGW
  • Hufe, A. 2012. Diffusion-controlled cementation experiments with potash alum and halite in porous rock analogues. (poster award GeoTag 2012), MSc GRM
  • Krawielicki, Julia 2012. Geological mapping of South-West Wadi Bani Khalid, A’Sharqiyah Region, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Laux, Dennis 2012. Joint patterns in Lower Carboniferous carbonate rocks (Aachen region). with Dr. Fernandez-Steeger, MSc AGW
  • Lied, Philipp (2012): Magnetomineralische Untersuchungen an Gesteinen der Lockne-Impaktstruktur und deren Umfeld. BSc
  • Mang, Christoph (2012): Impact-related modifications in magnetite and pyrrhotite and their consequences on the rock magnetic properties of rocks from the Chesapeake Bay impact structure, Virginia, USA. PhD
  • Niederau, Jan 2012. Crystallization in porous microreactors. with Prof. Stanjek, MSc AGW
  • Pietrella, Stefan 2012. Migration pathways in unconventional reservoirs in North Rhine Westphalia with special focus on coalbed methane and shale gas. with GD NRW, MSc GRM
  • Schmidt, Christina 2012. Geological mapping of North-East Wadi Bani Khalid, A’Sharqiyah Region, Oman. BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • Viße, Rabea 2012. Basic conditions for the development of a CO2 transport infrastructure in Germany. (poster award GeoTag 2012), MSc GRM, with EON
  • Vogel, Klaus 2012. Zahlungsbereitschaften und Energieeinsparpotentiale bei der Nutzung oberflächennaher Geothermie in Industriegebieten: Fallstudie Willich (NRW) /Willingness to pay and possible energy savings by using near-surface geothermal energy in business parks: case study Willich (NRW). MSc GRM, in German, with Prof. Madlener, EON ERC and Stadt Willich
  • Waldvogel, Marius 2012. Mapping of Tertiary sedimentary rocks with special focus on gypsum cementations, Darsayt, Muscat Greater Area, Oman BSc AGW, with Prof. den Brok, Oman
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Prof. Dr. Reinhard O. Greiling, Dr. Jens Grimmer, Dr. Ralf Engelmann. Magnetofabric and textural analysis from highly anisotropic magnetite bearing shear zones in metamorphic nappes of the Scandinavian Caledonides.

Projects 2007

  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dr. Carsten Vahle. Magneto-mineralogical behaviour and magnetic fabric of lava in relation to extrusion conditions during growth of the Hawaiian shield volcano (HSDP-drilling).
  • PD Dr. Agnes Kontny, Dr. Jana Just, Dipl.-Geol. Jochen Zolk. Magnetic mineralogy and rock magnetic properties of impact lithologies of the Bosumtwi crater drilling project, Ghana.